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Rockaway River Barn

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11 Green Pond Rd, Rockaway, NJ 07866-2001
+1 973-453-6900
11:00 - 02:00
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Randolph, New Jersey
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Close to home and a good place for drinks and live music on a weekend night, even mid-week. Also great outdoor space in the warm weather. The food can be very good, but at times is less than that. Can get very busy during happy hour, service is variable.

Thank Charles M
Boonton, New Jersey
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great dinner with friends. Huge menu with many options for everyone to get what they want. Nice selection of drinks and desserts as well.

Thank Robyne L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Loved the peach raspberry chicken and the Guineas delmonico steak special! Not busy on a Sunday evening. Waiter, Keith was great.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I love the personal touch when you come here. They remember you and greet you by name. Great for for a family with young kids, live music, karaoke night and plenty of other stuff always going on. We do their take-out often and really enjoy it. Keep up the great work!

Thank joeymarine
Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania
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242 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We arrived about 7 with a party of 6. The restaurant was busy and had a large surprise birthday party going on. That was on top of the regular diners and the bar. It was very noisy because of the number of people and it is smaller than their other restaurant in Randolph which absorbs more noise. We were greeted... More 

Thank gary r
Rockaway, New Jersey
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I thought this restaurant would have a greater variety of food. Being vegetarians, were weren't able to find much to order. We were fairly limited to meatless nachos, which were smothered in Cheddar cheese. My first visit there is my last.

Thank Judith H
Rockaway, NJ
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The Barn offers a good selection of tavern-style food, including a few great burger selections. Service is generally good and seating is sufficient that waits, even on weekends, are not excessive. The large bar in the center of the restaurant and the multiple TV screens can make for a fairly noisey crown on weekends.

Thank Ken N
New Jersey, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My first visit here and I will definitely return...The food is very good the service and ambiance is super. The manger Gary is a true professional went beyond expectations to assure us of a fantastic dining experience.

Thank frequentluxurytravel
Westfield, New Jersey
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My review really could run hot or cold. They have a couple great bartenders and a couple that are not good at all. Luckily, the last few times I've been there the great ones were working. One is named Mike and the other is a woman, I think her name is Anna (she briefly left to work at the owners... More 

1 Thank cphair2016
West Milford, New Jersey
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to go there instead of the diner next door, wrong choice.... took forever to get food had to ask for bread. Barely saw our waiter. Main course took over 45 min to get to the table and was barely edible at best. Will not go back again, had high hopes but no such luck....

1 Thank Tom C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Green Pond Rd, Rockaway, NJ 07866-2001
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Rockaway
  • Phone Number: +1 973-453-6900
Our mission is to become your favorite local restaurant. We strive to provide down home, affordable, cutting-edge MELTING POT AMERICAN CUISINE using the finest farm fresh, local ingredients. We are committed to quality, value, friendliness and your total satisfaction.We are a family gathering place- come share the warm, friendly atmosphere – pregame, postgame, anytime. Our bar boasts 12 hi-def flatscreen TV's - all 54" along with 3 82" flatscreens! Great for your favorite sports team any time of the year!Enjoy Barn Cuisine for Lunch, Dinner, and Sunday Brunch. We serve Great Burgers, Steaks, Seafood, Salads, Pastas andOur Famous Brick-Oven Pizza. Open 7 days til 2 A.M. 364 days a year - closed on Christmas Day.Great local entertainment late night.

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